On July 25, 2022 OFI is launching a modernized My Maine Connection (MMC) portal and will be moving to a new website.

Effective immediately, the option to receive e-notifications on this website will be turned off. Anyone receiving e-notifications will begin to receive paper letters. When the new MMC website is live, you will need to create a new account and re-select your notification preferences. You must do this in order to receive e-notifications on the new website on or after July 25, 2022.

If you already have an MMC account, you will need to create a new account to use this modernized portal. If you have already started an application or other work on this website, you must submit it by July 21, 2022 to prevent losing the information. If you are unable to submit by July 21, 2022, you can start these activities again in the new portal on the new MMC website. You must create a new account to use the new portal. Please visit for more information on the new MMC portal.

Welcome to My Maine Connection, your online connection to Food Supplement, Health Care, Cash Assistance and/or apply for Maine's Child Care Subsidy*.
For more information please visit:

* To apply for Maine's Child Care Subsidy Program please visit:

With this service you can:

  • Apply for Benefits.
  • View all information on your case and submit changes.
  • Complete your Re-certification.
  • View your benefit history for the past 12 months.

Sign up for an account. If you already have an account sign in with your username and password

This service allows you to:


See if you're eligible.

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Maine has been approved to issue P-EBT benefits to school aged children for the 2021-2022 school year. To be eligible a student must be receiving at least $1 in SNAP or be participating in the USDA National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program during the school year. You can apply for SNAP here, or apply for the USDA National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program through your school. Other P-EBT eligibility factors apply. More Information is available at

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You can contact DHHS Office of Family Independence Mon - Fri 8:00 am to 4:30 pm:

  • Call 1-855-797-4357
  • Interpreter services are available for those with limited English proficiency to help navigate this process. Any agent can assist in securing an interpreter at no cost to you.
  • TTY users can call Maine relay 711
  • You can also email DHHS using the Request Assistance Form
  • Apply online for Child Support Services or review your existing Child Support Case:

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The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) helps qualified homeowners and renters pay for heating costs. Benefits include help paying for fuel and emergency fuel delivery. To learn more about how to apply for HEAP, please visit MaineHousing’s website

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